Kongkee, an award-winning animation director and visual artist, takes you back to the future in an odyssey 2,000 years in the making.
Explore an immersive animated futurist fantasy — part comic book, part motion picture — making its dazzling North American debut. Kongkee’s Warring States Cyberpunk traces the legendary Chinese poet Qu Yuan’s soul on a journey from the ancient Chu Kingdom to an imagined 21st century Asia of cyborgs, electro rock, and surprising romantic reunions.
Kongkee: Warring States Cyberpunk is on view through Jan. 23, 2023.
“Multidimensional… provokes hope, urgency and reflection.” — KQED
“An exciting celebration!” —Datebook SF
Take a break during your visit and try the special seasonal drink inspired by Kongkee: Warring States Cyberpunk — the Cyber Citrus Fizz, available at our cafe for a limited time!
ABOUT THE ARTIST
Kongkee, aka Kong Khong-chang (b. 1977), is an animation director and visual artist based in London. Penguin Lab studio, which Kongkee co-founded in 2008, created the comic book “Travel to Hong Kong with Blur” for the Britpop band Blur’s 2015 Hong Kong-themed album “The Magic Whip.” In 2012, his graphic novel “Detournements: La littérature de Hong Kong en bande dessinée” (co-authored with Chihoi) was published in French in Europe. His original animated short “Dragon’s Delusion: Preface” was awarded the 22nd DigiCon6 Asia Grand Prize by Japan TBS in 2020. In 2022, he was commissioned by M+ Museum in Hong Kong to create the interactive video installation Flower In The Mirror.